在这里学习远远超出了课堂. We create opportunities for research, scholarship, performance 和 engagement. Our students collaborate with peers 和 faculty across disciplines 和 explore the subjects that move them. 在这个过程中, 他们发展了重要的技能, find meaning 和 fuel their passions through exploration 和 collaboration with peers 和 faculty across disciplines.
Our students work with professors 和 patients to examine how chemicals in foods like tea 和 chocolate could help with the effects of ALS. They collaborate with Nike to develop footwear that enhances performance 和 reduces injuries. Immersion 项目 prepare students to provide aid in humanitarian crises 和 underst和 the health needs 和 difficulties of the homeless.
学生从活泼中获得知识和方向, 为基础类, 实习和社区参与. They work here in Denver to ensure children in the foster system have the support they need 和 collaborate with locals in Panama to protect biodiversity. Wherever they are, we make sure our students can use their passion to create a better world.
我们寻求那些想要规划自己的道路并做出. 无论他们追求的职业是小说家还是企业家, 化学家或音乐家, 我们的学生被勇气所驱使, passion 和 innovation as they work to achieve their own vision of greatness 和 enrich 和 improve their communities 和 the world by sharing it.
我们的师生比例是11:1, 我们的平均班级人数是21名学生, allowing us to base learning around conversation 和 multiple perspectives. Over 200 degree 项目 provide students the flexibility to find a course of study that will excite 和 engage them throughout their college careers. And over 70 percent of our undergraduates study internationally at some point in their DU careers, returning to campus with a wealth of perspectives that help them become global leaders in the public, 私营和非营利部门.
We draw on rich communities throughout Denver 和 beyond to offer even more opportunities to contribute 和 learn. 我们拉蒙特音乐学院的学生活跃在丹佛的音乐界, 和 our theatre students travel to Scotl和 to participate in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. 不管他们的热情如何, our students find ways to deepen their education 和 make the world a better place.
Check out some of the ways our students are working to improve the world 和 get the most out of their DU experience.
H和s-on, experiential learning enables our students to put theory into practice.
A team of undergraduate 和 graduate researchers is trying to determine how nutraceuticals — food components used for medicinal purposes — might protect the neurons in the brain that underlie neurological diseases.
The freedom to study across disciplines allows our students to discover 和 pursue their passions.
不管他们研究的是移民故事还是磁力, 制图或喜剧, 赌博的数学或流行文化和第四次女权主义浪潮, students find a stimulating 和 unconventional way to begin their DU experience with the first-year seminar.
Some students explore Denver on a graffiti tour in a seminar on global hip-hop music or on a ghost walk as they study monsters in literature 和 film. Others visit archaeological sites to deepen their underst和ing of Colorado's native culture or tour a graveyard 和 consider the significance of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
学生们在发现周期间参加第一年的研讨班, 当他们第一次到达大学. 这一周以目的地旅行结束, 他们将在哪里认识他们的同学和导师, who will serve as their advisor for their first year until they declare a major.